Monday, July 13, 2020
July 13, 2020

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Letter: Rioters need to be stopped


All lives matter. Period. We are all Americans. Period. To define riots and mayhem as “peaceful protests” as we watch the destruction of our cities daily on television is an insult to our intelligence. Civilization matters. Civilization cannot exist without law and order. Calls to abolish police, abolish ICE and open our borders will not bring happiness. Anyone with an ounce of common sense knows it will only bring chaos and anarchy. What is the game here? Our elected leaders are doing nothing. Rioters need to be stopped now. They need to be arrested and thrown in jail. Bring out the tear gas and National Guard and put an end to this now. Not one more dead policeman or burned building. Our politicians took an oath to defend our country against enemies foreign and domestic. For God’s sake do your jobs!

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